blunt file


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Noun1.blunt file - a file with parallel edges
file - a steel hand tool with small sharp teeth on some or all of its surfaces; used for smoothing wood or metal
taper file - a file with converging edges
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"Inaugural Address." In Warrine Eastburn, "Miss Katharine Blunt Biographical Material." Katharine Blunt File, CCA.
"Address at Connecticut College for Women's Twenty-Fifth Anniversary Celebration." In Warrine Eastburn, "Miss Katharine Blunt Biographical Material." Katharine Blunt File, CCA.
As their names imply, taper files taper from shoulder to point while blunt files are the same width for the entire length.